Aug. 11, 1872, Sunday – The Morning Star and Catholic Messenger – New Orleans
THE HIBERNIAN FESTIVAL
To-day will be the second and last of the festival. The programme promises a most exciting time. Besides regular running races there will be a hurdle and a float race. A grand foot ball match between fifteen members of Branch No. 3 and an equal number of Branch No. 12 will commence at 6 o’clock.